Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Sandy Cheeks | Wren Beach Rentals by Portoro
House
6 bedrooms
7 beds
4 baths
15 guests
Summary
The perfect beach getaway! * Wake up to coffee and a stunning sunrise. * Spend all day lounging on the beach and cooling off in the ocean. * Wind down with a gourmet dinner overlooking the water. Embrace the essence of coastal living in this modern 6 br home. Directly on the beach, this home features spectacular views and plenty of space to make lasting memories.
Space
Please note, that all guests staying at a Portoro home are required to sign a rental agreement and provide a valid form of ID. The primary reservation holder must provide a Government-Issued ID that matches the name on the rental agreement. This is a requirement from St. Johns County. All guest's names (first and last) must be provided. The ages of any minors are required to be listed. This is for emergency and insurance purposes. Welcome to “Sandy Cheeks”! This is a large 6 bedroom, 4 bath beach house with a game room and plenty of space for everyone. When you enter the home on the 2nd floor, you will immediately notice the bright, airy open floorplan of the living, dining, and kitchen areas. These areas have amazing views of the Atlantic Ocean from just about any vantage point. The living area has a sizeable sectional sofa wrapping around the large flat screen TV mounted on the wall with a fireplace. The dining table has seating for 8 and there is bar stool seating for 4 more at the kitchen island. The roomy kitchen features stainless appliances, gas stove-top, and plenty of kitchen gadgets needed to prep your favorite meals and drinks. The kitchen is completely stocked with dinnerware, pots, pans, glasses, and anything else you will need. Just outside is the expansive oceanfront deck that overlooks the beach. The deck offers full sun exposure and has a patio table for you to enjoy some outdoor dining. There are three bedrooms upstairs. The primary suite features a welcoming king bed, TV, and a sitting area that looks out at the ocean. There is also private deck access from the sitting area. The primary bathroom is very spacious and features a soaking tub, separate shower, and a large double vanity with deep bowl sinks. There is also a walk-in closet. The 2nd bedroom is on the front side of the house but has a window view of the ocean, in addition to a private, west-facing balcony. This bedroom has a king bed. The third bedroom is a smaller room and features a twin bed and a desk for guests to use. There is also a TV in this room. Between the 2nd and 3rd bedrooms is a Jack-n-Jill bathroom featuring a shower/tub combination. Head downstairs and you will find three more bedrooms, and a large game-room/entertainment area. The 4th bedroom is another primary suite. It features a king bed, dresser, closet, TV, and an ensuite bathroom. Bedroom 5 has a queen bed. Bedroom 6 was designed with the kids in mind. It has two sets of bunk beds; one is a twin over full and the other is a full over full. There is a TV and bean bag seating for the kids, too! The garage is only available to house beach items and a grill. There is not parking available in the garage. Experience the beauty of sandy shores where you can swim, sunbathe, surf, paddleboard, and fish. Take leisurely walks along the beach to discover treasures like shark teeth, sand dollars, and sea glass. Explore Anastasia State Park for outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, birdwatching, and picnicking in a stunning coastal setting. Discover the rich history of Historic St. Augustine by visiting landmarks like Castillo de San Marcos, St. Augustine Lighthouse and Maritime Museum, and the Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park. Stroll down St. George Street, a pedestrian only thoroughfare in the heart of the historic district, lined with charming shops, restaurants, galleries, and historic sites. Immerse yourself in the Gilded Age at the Lightner Museum, housed in a historic hotel, showcasing a diverse collection of art, antiques, and artifacts. Experience the thrill of getting up close to alligators, crocodiles, and exotic animals at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, which also offers educational shows, zip lines, and exhibits of native Florida wildlife. Take a scenic short ferry ride to Fort Matanzas National Monument, a historic Spanish fort located on Rattlesnake Island. Learn about its role in protecting St. Augustine during the colonial period while enjoying views of the surrounding marshlands. Indulge in delicious cuisine at the many restaurants in St. Augustine, cafes, and eateries. From fresh seafood to international fare, there is something to satisfy every palate, including popular spots like 180 Vilano Grill and Pizza, Briskys BBQ, and Beaches at Vilano. The entertainment area features a pool table with a ping-pong table topper. Pool cues, balls, and ping-pong paddles are provided. A large TV is surrounded by a sofa and love seat. There is a mini-bar which has bar stool seating, a mini-fridge and a microwave. We also have a table-style arcade game loaded with plenty of the video game classics. The laundry room now houses 2 sets of washer and dryers. Outside the back door is the lower-level deck area. It is about 40% covered by the deck above, providing some nice shady areas in the afternoon. The rest of the deck is open to the sun, offering a perfect place to work on your tan. The deck leads right down to the beach with very easy access.
Guest Access
We offer self-check-in. Portoro uses smart locks. • We cannot guarantee early check-ins or late checkouts in advance. If the house happens to be ready earlier than our standard 4 pm check-in time on the day of your arrival, we, in most cases will allow an early check-in. For a reliable alternative with guaranteed check-in or check-out timing, it's recommended to book the night before or after your scheduled arrival or departure.
Getting Around
Time within enchanting streets, uncover hidden treasures, and relish the ocean breeze. Embrace a leisurely pace with beachfront strolls, meander through shops, and savor the local cuisine on foot. Elevate your journey with a sunset cruise that transcends mere transportation, offering breathtaking views and the chance to spot playful dolphins! If you are feeling adventurous, you can also rent kayaks, paddleboards, and other watercraft to explore the beauty of our entwined estuaries and waterways. Local favorites: - Brewer Beach Rentals - St. Augustine City Tours - Adventure Boat Tours
Others Things to Note
Please pay close attention to following the house rules. Non-compliance could result in sizable fines. - All guests staying at a Portoro home are required to sign a rental agreement and complete identity registration. - Age restrictions apply. Please inquire for more information. - All guests must be included on the guest list and not exceed the maximum number stated on the listing. - To ensure your safety, proper access to the home, and guest features, ALL guests are required to read the house manual upon arrival and notify Portoro with any questions. - Known damages incurred during your stay must be reported to the property manager immediately. - Before check-in, we will send you detailed directions to ensure a seamless arrival. - Pets are allowed at this home with the manager's approval at a rate of $225 (1 dog) and $125 (2 dogs). If undisclosed pets are brought into the home without Portoro’s approval, there will be a cleaning charge of $500. Owner must pick up after dogs - no exceptions. - We cannot guarantee early check-ins or late checkouts. When it is possible to check in early or check out late, there will be a fee for anything outside of a one-hour window within our standard times. If your need for an early check-in or late check-out is great, your best option is to book an additional night. - The home has cameras for external monitoring only. - HOTEL TAX COLLECTION: Both St. Johns County and the State of Florida require all hotel and vacation rental hosts to collect hotel tax. We collect these two taxes within the booking transaction. The state requires 6.5% and the county requires 5%. - LONG-TERM STAYS: (Snowbird, long-term rental). Contact Wren Beach Rentals by Portoro by Portoro to discuss if a long-term stay discount applies to this listing. Stays over six months are waived from paying the State and Local Hotel Tax. However, there are additional fees we need to collect for damage coverage and housekeeping. In compliance with our policies for long-term stays, we need to collect an additional cleaning fee for guests staying longer than 3 weeks. Your Guest Ambassador will coordinate the cleaning schedule for a minimum of once every 2 weeks. You can request cleanings more frequently if desired. Additional cleaning charges will be sent using a payment request or resolution request, immediately following the cleaning. Your guest ambassador will reply shortly and be available to assist you where needed.
Amenities
Air conditioning
BBQ grill
Beach essentials
Bed linens
Cable TV
Carbon monoxide detector
Coffee maker
Dishes and silverware
Dishwasher
Dryer
Essentials
28 more
Accomodation
1 King Bed
1 King Bed
1 Queen Bed
1 Queen Bed
1 Single Bed
2 Bunk Bed
Terms & Rules
Smoking
Pets
Suitable for Children
Parties
Suitable for Infants
Additional Guests
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$960
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Average price
Check-in: After 4pm • Check-out: Before 10am
Location
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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